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SESPIR and ESPIR update

We’d like to welcome Ellie, our new Administration Officer at SESPIR. We’d also like to welcome Terry, who has stepped in as the SESPIR Manager as well as continuing to manage ESPIR, which has advanced the two PIR sites streamlining processes and creating synergies for maximum program efficiency and benefit to consumers, including the implementation of the updated PIR guidelines received from the Department of Health. 130 more words

2016 December

From the CEO

We are fast approaching the end of 2016, and I’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of you for your hard work and commitment to improving health outcomes for our community. 382 more words

2016 December

NDIS Part 2

Sit down. Don’t faint. I have a NDIS planning meeting tomorrow. I hope all goes well but I’ve been warned, if they think I’m capable, I must manage my own accounts (currently I have a carer manager). 335 more words

Rachel Capps

NACCHO Aboriginal Health Newspaper and NDIS : National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) set to transform the lives of Aboriginal people living with a disability.

It’s great to be employed here because having a disability, I have a lot of knowledge to offer and I can be a strong advocate for locals because everyone knows me around here,” she said with a laugh. 699 more words

Aboriginal Health In The News

A Lived Experience of Mental Health Reform and the NDIS

With only a few weeks until his address at the 4th Annual National Mental Health Conference in Melbourne, we thought a brief word with Michael Burge OAM… 1,491 more words

Health & Healthcare

NDIS: Wed 23 Nov 2016

My Choice Matters

For people with disability, their families and carers – helping you get prepared for changes to the disability support scheme.

  • Hear – about the NDIS and what it will mean for you…
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Happy "Let's Always Appreciate Teachers" Year!

I recently had the opportunity to visit Darwin, in the Northern Territory, to deliver some literacy workshops. I have previously been to Darwin, in a similar capacity, almost 7 years ago. 498 more words